Thursday, November 26, 2020

The Edenton Lions Club will do its annual civic activities by ringing the Salvation Army bells at several locations from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 2-5. They will be assisted by members of Edenton Baptist Church, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Edenton United Methodist Church and St. Anne’s Catholic…

Zari Kiana Elliott, 22, the granddaughter of Edenton residents Haywood and Carolyn Collins, was the first in her family to graduate from college recently.

As Thanksgiving approaches we often reflect on the year and give thanks for friends and loved ones. This year I’m so very thankful for the many people that bless my life whether family or friends or acquaintances. The experiences we share with others are what makes our lives rich. And when t…

Thursday, November 26, 2020

As Thanksgiving approaches we often reflect on the year and give thanks for friends and loved ones. This year I’m so very thankful for the many people that bless my life whether family or friends or acquaintances. The experiences we share with others are what makes our lives rich. And when t…

Each year, thousands of calls are made to the poison control center from concerned parents whose children have ingested an unknown plant. With the abundance of berries and nuts on plants at this time of year, it is important for anyone with young children, and spending time outdoors, to be a…

Thanksgiving is a very special holiday; an entire day devoted to spending time with the ones we love. Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for the things we have, like our family, our friends, and our health. What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving?

Unlike previous years, Fannie A. Parker Youth Clubs didn’t celebrate Veterans Day in-person at the clubhouse.

After the Thanksgiving meal you may have an abundance of Turkey leftovers. Here are some ways first to store and keep those turkey leftovers safe but also some recipe ideas for repurposed turkey.

Friday, November 20, 2020

Growing the same crop in the same location year after year not only decreases yields. It sets a gardener up for weed, insect, and disease problems.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

One question I get every year around the Holidays is “Do I need to refrigerate Pumpkin Pie”? People have typically left pies out at room temperature for the after meal dessert time. The best practice is to refrigerate any pies that are custard based and that does include pumpkin pie. Due to …

You can make observations of wildlife without actually seeing live animals. Many wildlife animals in nearby habitats avoid humans, and some are nocturnal. But you can often find evidence of them if you look carefully. You may find tracks, scat, pellets, rubs, skeletons, feathers, snakeskins,…

In downtown Edenton, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas after a successful Open House this past weekend, but I’m not quite ready for mistletoe and candy canes with Thanksgiving yet to come.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

McDonald’s of Edenton franchise owner George B. Taylor (from left) and employee Tamara Phillips present a $500 check to D.F. Walker Principal Dr. Linda White and Assistant Principal Trisha Walton to support 3rd through 5th-grade Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS) on Tuesday…